Electrical Safety Essentials



Explore the essential systems and guidelines that help make working with electricity in the workplace safer. Electricity is as common and useful as it is dangerous and potentially lethal in order to reduce the risks it is critical that all workers understand the general principles of electricity, electrical equipment and hazards, as well as protection, isolation and testing, and much more. Understanding the principles of electricity and safe measures for working with it can help to reduce accidents and injuries and create a safer workplace.

The topics covered in this training session are:

  • Electricity and the Human Body
  • Electricity: General Principles
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Working with Electricity
  • Protection, Isolation & Testing
  • Overhead, Underground & Hidden Electricity

Completion of the theory assessment will take place online.


  • Ability to read, write and understand English
  • Must have access to a computer with internet connection


This course will consist of short videos and reading material followed by multiple choice questions. This course is completed at your own pace and should take approximately 35 minutes.


On successful completion of this course students will be issued with a Certificate of Completion for Electrical Safety Essentials.

To enrol in this course, click “Book Now” to complete our online enrolment form. Once your booking has been processed you will be sent an email containing your login details to commence the online course.